Category Archives: Web series

Film Riot\\ Indie how-to at its weirdest

Film Riot is… out there. There’s really no better way to put it. An independent web show with a style all of its own, Film Riot is informative, fast-paced, hyper, slightly disturbing, and wickedly funny.

The series shows how to learn “the magic and effects behind Hollywood films”, and is driven by the host and creator, Ryan Connolly, who is also informative, fast-paced, hyper, slightly disturbing, and wickedly funny. Each episode starts off with a cold-open skit or a brief introduction by Ryan. The sketches are usually dark comedy or just complete weirdness, and feature an effect or technique that will be taught in the episode.

“The Vault”\\ A promising new web series

Today I’ll share what is quite easily one of the greatest independent low-or-no-budget web series ever.

What IS this series? “The Vault”.

The series presents a faux-reality TV show, in which several college students from around the country each wake up in tiny white rooms. Each finds they have a unique item or challenge in their room, which all seem to be a part of a larger puzzle.

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